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RFC 6856

"Post Office Protocol Version 3 (POP3) Support for UTF-8", March 2013

Canonical URL:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 5721
Authors:
R. Gellens
C. Newman
J. Yao
K. Fujiwara
Stream:
IETF
Source:
eai (app)

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Abstract

This specification extends the Post Office Protocol version 3 (POP3) to support international strings encoded in UTF-8 in usernames, passwords, mail addresses, message headers, and protocol-level text strings.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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